Cradle of Humankind Adventures

A UNESCO World Heritage Site is an area or place of cultural or natural significance. The area has an outstanding universal value and is therefore protected. South Africa has an incredible eight World Heritage Sites – and the Cradle of Humanking in Gauteng is one of these.
Only 50 km northwest of Johannesburg, you will find the famous Sterkfontein Caves, a limestone cave that is the home of Mrs. Ples – a 2,3 million year old fossil.
After visiting the fascinating Maropeng Visitors…

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Adventures in Cradle of Humankind
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A UNESCO World Heritage Site is an area or place of cultural or natural significance. The area has an outstanding universal value and is therefore protected. South Africa has an incredible eight World Heritage Sites – and the Cradle of Humanking in Gauteng is one of these.

Only 50 km northwest of Johannesburg, you will find the famous Sterkfontein Caves, a limestone cave that is the home of Mrs. Ples – a 2,3 million year old fossil.

After visiting the fascinating Maropeng Visitors Centre it is time to play in this ancient playground! 

Go underground and explore on a Caving Adventure or head for the skies in a Hot Air Balloon.

Off-the-beaten track you will find 4x4, Quad Biking and Rally trails. If you are keen to get those wheels dirty, try our excellent Driver Training. And if you need a ride in style – how about a Harley-Davidson Tour?

Cradle of Humankind Adventures

4x4 Tours

Go off the beaten track in one of Cradle of Humankind’s UNESCO World Heritage Sites on a 4x4 Tour. The Cradle of Humankind is the home of fossils, millions of years old. It is also the home of some excellent 4x4 tracks so come here to test your skills or for some fantastic Driver Training. The Cradle of...

Caving

View our list of caving operators in Cradle of Humankind and Swaziland - Dirty Boots

Driver Training

Combine a passion for the best that a vehicle can offer you with the oldest civilisations known to man on Driver Training in the Cradle of Humankind. This UNESCO World Heritage Site is the home of the Sterkfontein Caves and ‘Mrs Ples’, a 2,3 million year old fossil. It is also the home of a dedicated...

Harley-Davidson Tour

Archaeologists around the world agree that the Cradle of Humankind is not just any old archaeological finding – it is the quintessence of archaeology! Motorcyclists feel the same about riding a Harley! A Harley-Davidson is not just a motorcycle – It is the one and only motorcycle to ride. Our operators...

Motorcycle Tours

The Cradle of Humankind in Gauteng is a fascinating place to visit. Home of Mrs. Ples and other amazing fossils – archaeologists still continue excavations here today. It is only a short drive from Johannesburg so you can drive here on your Motorcycle or you can rent one from our operators. Our operators...